The Secret Garden


1h 41m 1993

Brief Synopsis

The story is based on Burnett's 1911 novel, about an orphaned girl who discovers a secret garden in her uncle's home, into which she is adopted. The girl, Mary Lennox, learns about life with the help of her young cousin, a boy who has been hidden away.

Film Details

Also Known As
Den hemlighetsfulla trädgården, Secret Garden
MPAA Rating
Genre
Drama
Family
Period
Adaptation
Release Date
1993
Distribution Company
WARNER BROS. PICTURES DISTRIBUTION (WBPD)/WARNER BROS. PICTURES INTERNATIONAL (WBI)
Location
Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom; Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 41m

Synopsis

The story is based on Burnett's 1911 novel, about an orphaned girl who discovers a secret garden in her uncle's home, into which she is adopted. The girl, Mary Lennox, learns about life with the help of her young cousin, a boy who has been hidden away.

Crew

Kasia Adamik

Assistant

Brad Africano

Production

Marit Allen

Costume Designer

Karen Snizik Alvarez

Post-Production Coordinator

Andrew Anderson

Camera

Kim Aubry

Technical Supervisor

Donah Bassett

Negative Cutting

Laurie Bernard

Sound Effects Editor

Linda Bowen

Accounting Assistant

Karen A Brocco

Sound Editor

Alan P Brooks

Carpenter

Richard Broome

Grip

David Brown

Assistant Director

Robin Browne

Consultant

Tullio Brunt

Assistant Editor

Judi Bunn

Production Coordinator

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Source Material (From Novel)

Roy Button

Production Supervisor

Peter Cavaciuti

Steadicam Operator

Mel Churcher

Advisor

Murray Close

Photography

Francis Ford Coppola

Executive Producer

Stuart Craig

Production Designer

Kenny Crouch

Wardrobe Supervisor

Nick Daubeny

Location Manager

Peter Dawson

Special Effects

Kevin De La Noy

Location Manager

Roger Deakins

Dp/Cinematographer

Roger Deakins

Director Of Photography

Michael Dunleavy

Special Effects

Kevin Edland

Best Boy

Richard Edwards

Other

James Ellis

Script Supervisor

John Evans

Special Effects Supervisor

Tina Fallani

Assistant Editor

Malcolm Fife

Foley Editor

Roy Finch

Effects Assistant

Jacky Fitt

Assistant Director

Dave Fredrick

Sound Editor

Tom Freeman

Assistant Editor

Fred Fuchs

Producer

Deborah E Gollan

Production

Gerry Gore

Other

Joanne Grant

Post-Production Coordinator

Kavin Hall

Other

Peter Hancock

Property Master

Jenny Hawkins

Wardrobe

Louise Heren

Assistant

Peter Heslop

Assistant Director

Simon Hewitt

Special Effects

John Higgins

Gaffer

Lora Hirschberg

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Mike House

Grip

Nicholas Iacona

Production

Pat Jackson

Dialogue Editor

Anna Kaminska

Production

Eric Kaz

Song

John King

Art Director

Drew Kunin

Sound Mixer

Kevin Lane

Assistant Editor

Karen Lindsay Stewart

Casting

Isabelle Lorente

Editor

Lee Lighting Ltd

Lighting

Tom Luddy

Producer

Andrew Macdonald-brown

Other

Nancy Manningham

Dialogue Coach

George Massenburg

Song

Krysten Mate

Effects Assistant

Robert Mccann

Makeup Artist

Marilyn Mccoppen

Adr Editor

Anne Mcglynn

Sound Editor

Jim Mckee

Sound Effects Editor

Stephenie Mcmillan

Set Decorator

Stewart Meachem

Wardrobe

Jason Mendonca

Office Runner

Wojciech Michniewski

Music Conductor

Dave Midson

Propman

Digby Milner

Special Effects

Jim Montgomery

Production

Jennifer Myers

Foley Artist

Margie O'malley

Foley Artist

Matthew O'toole

Office Runner

David Orr

Color Timer

Marek Pacholec

Assistant

Rafal Paczkowski

Music

Warren Paeff

Assistant Editor

Bob Penn

Photography

Linda Phillips-palo

Other

Peter Pickering

Special Effects

Dick Pope

Photography

Zbigniew Preisner

Song

Zbigniew Preisner

Music

E Jeane Putnam

Dialogue Editor

Michael Redding

Construction Coordinator

Michael W Richards

Camera

Simon Richards

Other

Linda Rondstadt

Song

Linda Rondstadt

Song Performer

Linda Ronstadt

Song

Linda Ronstadt

Song Performer

Fred Roos

Producer

Helena Rothman

Office Runner

Peter Russell

Art Director

Nina Saxon

Main Title Design

Michael Semanick

Foley Mixer

Leslie Shatz

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Jenny Shircore

Makeup

Michael Smith

Other

Nick Smith

Other

Curt Sobel

Music

Alyson Spiro

Other

Alex Stahl

Music

Meredith Stiehm

Assistant

David Sutton

Boom Operator

Don Taylor

Other

Karen Tenkhoff

Music

Santiago Thevenet

Assistant Editor

Caroline Thompson

Screenplay

Caroline Thompson

Associate Producer

Gary Turnbull

Other

Sinfonia Varsovia

Other

Peter Voysey

Art Department

Jennifer Ware

Sound Editor

Steven Weisman

Assistant

Barry Whitrod

Special Effects

Jerzy Zielinski

Photography

Film Details

Also Known As
Den hemlighetsfulla trädgården, Secret Garden
MPAA Rating
Genre
Drama
Family
Period
Adaptation
Release Date
1993
Distribution Company
WARNER BROS. PICTURES DISTRIBUTION (WBPD)/WARNER BROS. PICTURES INTERNATIONAL (WBI)
Location
Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom; Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 41m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video February 15, 1994

Released in United States Summer August 13, 1993

Based on the novel "The Secret Garden" written by Frances Hodgson Burnett and published in 1911.

Frances Hodgson Burnett's novel was previously filmed by Fred M Wilcox in 1949, starring Margaret O'Brien.

Zbigniew Preisner received the best music score award from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association for his work on "The Secret Garden" (USA/1992), "Olivier, Oliver" (France/1992) and "Blue" (France/Poland/1993).

Began shooting June 22, 1992.

Completed shooting September 10, 1992.

Released in United States on Video February 15, 1994

Released in United States Summer August 13, 1993

Production designer Stuart Craig received an Evening Standard Award for technical achievement (1993).